GORGEOUS Lives

an in-depth interview with an interesting woman

Gaby Koppel’s Reparation – Untreated trauma is passed on through the generations

11 Apr 2019

Gaby Koppel’s Reparation – Untreated trauma is passed on through the generations AUTHOR OF THE WEEK with Donna Freed    Gaby’s protagonist Elizabeth is at a crossroads as are many of the characters in the book. Which paths they take forms the structure of the book but it is the difficult relationship with her mother,…

Sarit Packer, Honey & Co Middle Eastern chef with Donna Freed

04 Apr 2019

Sarit Packer, Honey & Co Middle Eastern Chef with Donna Freed   Exuberance personified, Sarit and Itamar’s food is packed with as much personality as flavour. Honey & Co., Honey & Spice and Honey & Smoke are their three locations where they serve the food they love in a variety of styles and settings. The…

COLEEN NOLAN with Corinna McShane on her first acting role

03 Apr 2019

COLEEN NOLAN with Corinna McShane on her first acting role & why we need more women over 50 in theatre & TV   Loose Woman Coleen Nolan talks to Corinna about her excitement (and nervousness!) at taking on a starring role in the world premiere of the ‘The Thunder Girls’. A tour de force for…

In Her Own Words – Works by Exceptional Women – rare books and papers

12 Mar 2019

In Her Own Words – Works by Exceptional Women – rare books and papers The UK’s largest rare bookseller, this year celebrates its 50th anniversary, and is pleased to present In Her Own Words: Works by Exceptional Women, an exhibition of its first catalogue focused solely on women. The catalogue contains some 180 remarkable rare…

Becky James of metal band SOUL DESIRE, Gorgeous Entertainment on Radio Gorgeous 

  Becky James of metal band SOUL DESIRE, Gorgeous Entertainment on Radio Gorgeous  Victoria Pearson chats to Becky James lead singer of the alternative metal band ‘Soul Desire’ about vocal training, confidence and the ideas behind Soul Desire’s music.  Tweet: @SoulDesireNoise FB: https://www.facebook.com/pg/souldesirenoise/about/ #GorgeousEntertainment #RadioGorgeous #Metal

Nina Campbell Interior Designer for royalty, rockstars & the super rich GORGEOUS LIVES with Josephine Pembroke on Radio Gorgeous

05 Mar 2019

  Nina Campbell Interior Designer for royalty, rockstars & the super rich GORGEOUS LIVES with Josephine Pembroke on Radio Gorgeous Today my guest on gorgeous llives is one of the worlds leading interior designers. Famous for her country house look her clients include royalty, rockstars, top hotels and the super rich. For many decades she…

Womanhood: The Bare Reality with Laura Dodsworth Photographer with Josephine Pembroke

01 Mar 2019

Womanhood: The Bare Reality with Laura Dodsworth

‘The Ramonas’ an all female tribute to the iconic New York Punk Rock band ‘The Ramones’ an all female tribute to the iconic New York Punk Rock band ‘The Ramones’

‘The Ramonas’ an all female tribute to the iconic New York Punk Rock band ‘The Ramones’ an all female tribute to the iconic New York Punk Rock band ‘The Ramones, Victoria Smith with Victoria Pearson on GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT  Victoria Pearson chats to Victoria Smith bassist of ‘The Ramonas’ an all female tribute to the iconic New…

Dr Gina Miller, Philanthropist, transparency campaigner with Sarah Tucker

28 Feb 2019

Dr Gina Miller, Philanthropist, transparency campaigner is the woman who initiated the 2016 R v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union court case against the British government over its authority to implement Brexit without approval from Parliament. She talks exclusively to Sarah Tucker on Radio Gorgeous about her book RISE and what inspires…

Carolyn Kirby, The Conviction of Cora Burns AUTHOR with DONNA FREED

19 Feb 2019

Carolyn Kirby, The Conviction of Cora Burns Carolyn Kirby’s debut novel takes place in 1885 Birmingham, a time that hallmarks modern life as we know it. The prison where Cora was born still dominates the area and is in use today. A wide-ranging historical thriller that asks the question: where does violence come from?  This…

Dr Catherine ONLINE dating for over 50s GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke

09 Feb 2019

    Dr Catherine ONLINE dating for over 50s, GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke Figures came out last week which may shock you if you are an online dater or considering it: 40% of single over-50s who have tried online dating have had what they feel is a negative experience. 21% Have experienced someone lying about…

Don’t Hold My Head Down by Lucy-Anne Holmes of No More Page 3 Movement

08 Feb 2019

  Don’t Hold My Head Down by Lucy-Anne Holmes Founder of No More Page 3 Movement with Josephine Pembroke Bored of wanking over boring porn, candid and funny writer Lucy-Anne decided to learn to ask what she really wanted in bed. And to find out how to have beautiful, slow sex. Buy the book: https://www.waterstones.com/book/dont-hold-my-head-down/lucy-anne-holmes/9781783526215 Twitter:…

POSITIVE POTIONS with founder Candida Meyrick – Sugar Free Adult Drinks GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEURS

21 Jan 2019

  POSITIVE POTIONS with founder Candida Meyrick – Sugar Free Adult Drinks GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEURS with Josephine Pembroke Candida Meyrick gave up sugar over four years ago and rarely drinks alcohol. She found it nigh impossible to find a restorative grown up drink that was not a herbal tea bag. Candida started to grow herbs in her…

BESS of HARDWICK the most powerful Tudor woman, after Elizabeth with Kate Hubbard Author and Josephine Pembroke

    BESS of HARDWICK the most powerful Tudor woman, after Elizabeth with Kate Hubbard Author and Josephine Pembroke It’s Tudormania at the moment with the much awaited Mary Queen Queen of Scots film out now. With impeccable timing the guest today on Radio Gorgeous is author, Kate Hubbard who works at the Royal Literary fund….

Truman Capote’s Swans – captured in a book SWAN SONG by Kelleigh Greenberg-Jeffcott with Donna Freed

18 Jan 2019

    SWAN SONG by Kelleigh Greenberg-Jeffcott with Donna Freed Swan Song is Kelleigh’s sumptuous homage to legendary writer and party thrower, Truman Capote. In this imaginative telling, Kelleigh manages to paint a loving, yet deliciously lurid and compelling portrait of the troubled man through his trial of a childhood, his triumphs – social, literary, and…

Get Healthy with Nutritionist Natasha Hodge & coach Katrina Love on RADIO GORGEOUS

16 Jan 2019

Get Healthy with Nutritionist Natasha Hodge & coach Katrina Love on RADIO GORGEOUS Covered in eczema, overweight and addicted to sweets, Natasha was in denial about her terrible diet. Now she is a convert to eating sensibly, listen to her story. Natasha has now become an nutritionist, she met charismatic coach Katrina Love and they have…

Evi Vine, raw & emotive ROCK SINGER with Victoria Pearson

19 Dec 2018

Evi Vine, raw & emotive ROCK SINGER with Victoria Pearson  Victoria Pearson chats to alternative rock Gothic singer Evi Vine about her music history and inspirations and her new album ‘Black light White Dark’ and the her new single ‘Sabbath’. Twitter: @evivine  http://evivine.com/ #RadioGorgeous #Music #EviVine               Evi Vine, raw…

Liv Conlon, The Property Stagers with Donna Freed GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEURS

17 Dec 2018

Liv Conlon, The Property Stagers with Donna Freed GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEURS Liv always knew she was not going to follow the traditional route through school to uni and she also knew she wanted to be her own boss. She left school at 16 and by 17 she had started her own property staging business, making properties…

Maureen Lipman talks Coronation Street & Up For It, her one woman show on GORGEOUS ENTERTERTAINMENT with Josephine Pembroke

14 Dec 2018

Maureen Lipman talks Coronation Street & Up For It, her one woman show on GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT with Josephine Pembroke Maureen is 72 and still at it and still Up For It. Maureen talks in-depth about Corry, her one woman show Up for It, The Dankworths, her beloved Jack Rosenthal, her two dogs (one is called Diva)…

Tish Ciravolo of DAISY ROCKS the girl guitar company with VICTORIA PEARSON, Gorgeous Entrepreneurs on RADIO GORGEOUS

10 Dec 2018

    Tish Ciravolo of DAISY ROCKS the girl guitar company, with VICTORIA PEARSON, Gorgeous Entrepreneurs on RADIO GORGEOUS  Victoria Pearson chats to Tish Ciravolo creator of Daisy Rock Guitars the only girl guitar company in the world, lighter weight guitars custom built. Tish talks about how her company empowers young girls and women to have…

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